30 Hour Career Certificate
45 Hour Technical Certificate
Associate of Applied Science Degree

Advisor
Luke Howell
lhowell@eccc.edu
601-635-6261

Gainful Employment Details

eccc collision repair technology

Collision Repair Technology is an instructional program designed to prepare students for entry level into the collision repair and refinishing trade.  Upon completion of this program, students will be prepared for beginning positions as body, frame, and refinish technicians.  Students will be provided theory and practical repair and refinish work beginning with basic applications and progressing on to heavy collision repairs requiring major body and frame alignment and panel replacement.  Instruction includes all phases necessary to teach collision repair including glass replacement, welding, replacement or hardware and trim items and cosmetic and structural repairs.

CERTIFICATIONS - Students enrolled in the Collision Repair Technology program have the option to earn the following certifications.

ASE Student Certification I-CAR Certifications
  • Painting & Refinishing
  • Structural Analysis & Damage Repair
  • Non-Structural Analysis & Damage Repair
  • Mechanical and Electrical
  • Non-Structural ProLevel 2 Certification and Refinishing
  • ProLevel 1 Certification

Courses taught in the Collision Repair Technology program are...

  • Structural Analysis and Damage Repair I, II, III, IV
  • Refinishing I, II, III, IV
  • Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair I, II, III, IV
  • Mechanical and Electrical Components I & II
  • Collision Analysis and Estimation

For a complete list of courses required to complete the Collision Repair Technology program, please see the ECCC College Catalog.

Careers in the Collision Repair field...
  • Body Repair Technician
  • Paint Technician
  • Estimator
  • Insurance Adjuster or Appraiser
  • Metal Worker
  • Shop Owner
  • Shop Manager

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